Reproductive health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being in all matters relating to the reproductive system
A period, or menstruation, is the shedding of the lining of the womb.
A small amount of light spotting or bleeding that occurs about 10 to 14 days after conception is normal.
White vaginal discharge is probably the most common type of discharge that might come out of your body in various stages of your cycle.
Late periods happen for many reasons other than pregnancy. Common causes can range from hormonal imbalances to serious medical conditions.
Vaginal bleeding is any bleeding through the vagina, including bleeding from the vaginal wall itself, as well as bleeding from the uterus.
Whether you're just starting to think about a baby or have been trying to get pregnant for awhile, this is a safe space to discuss and ask questions along your journey.
Ovulation refers to the release of a mature female egg from the ovaries into the fallopian tubes where it is made available to be fertilized.
Preconception health is a woman's health before she becomes pregnant. It means knowing how health conditions and risk factors could affect a woman or her unborn baby if she becomes pregnant
Female fertility is affected by age. Age is thus a major fertility factor for women.
Scan & Tests can confirm your pregnancy and also monitor your baby’s development in the womb
Initial stage of pregnancy
Cervical mucus is a viscous substance produced in the cervix. The cervical mucus is the protective barrier of the uterus.
The importance of various types of exercises during your pregnancy that will help you stay fit and deliver a healhy baby
An increase in body weight
Yoga is a physical, mental and spiritual practice that originated in ancient India.
Doing a workout in which can help induce labour
A class that women attend when they are pregnant to learn how to stay healthy, cope with childbirth, and look after the newborn baby
Pregnancy journey, also known as gestation, is the time during which one or more offspring develops inside a woman
The union of the sperm and the ovum.
A test which attempts to determine whether or not a woman is pregnant
The time between fertilization of egg by the sperm and week 12 of pregnancy
The various transformations that a woman's body undergoes during pregnancy
Time period extending from the 13th to the 27th week of gestation
Third trimester starts about 28 weeks and lasts until birth
A rounded belly that shows when someone is pregnant
When a woman is carrying more than one baby
Hormonal changes in pregnancy that may cause some skin changes
A holiday taken by parents-to-be before their baby is born
The estimated delivery date for a pregnant woman
The enlarged abdomen of a pregnant woman.
Childbirth, also known as labour and delivery, is the ending of a pregnancy by one or more babies leaving a woman's uterus by vaginal passage or Caesarean section
The childbirth process which takes place without any form of medical intervention
A C-Sec is the surgical delivery of a baby which involves incision.
Preparation for birth of your child as the due date gets closer
When you reach the end of your pregnancy, it includes packing your hospital bags with baby's essentials and your stuff that you'll need after the delivery.
When membranes rupture during labour
Water birth is childbirth that takes place in water
A shortening of uterine muscles occurring at intervals before and during childbirth.
Babies born before the start of 37th week of pregnancy
A birth that takes place before the 37th week of pregnancy
When a baby is born bottom first instead of head first.
Major complications that you may face during your pregnancy and after delivery.
Placental margin located 2 cm or less from the internal os of the cervix
The pressure of circulating blood on the walls of blood vessels
Natural death of an embryo or fetus before it is able to survive independently.
A pregnancy in which the fetus develops outside the uterus
An elevated level of glucose in the blood during pregnancy
Sudden rise in blood pressure & swelling, mostly in the face, hands, & feet, along with high levels of protein in the urine that indicate kidney damage (proteinuria), or other signs of organ damage.
Removal of an embryo or fetus from the uterus in order to end a pregnancy.
Healthy eating during pregnancy is critical to your baby's growth and development. In order to get the nutrients you need, you must eat from a variety of food groups, including fruits and vegetables, breads and grains, protein sources and dairy products
Eating a variety of foods that give you the nutrients you need to maintain your health, feel good, and have energy.
What to eat in breakfast, snack, lunch, dinner during pregnancy? Follow Mylo's Pregnancy diet charts to maintain a healthy diet.
Growth is the progressive increase in the size of a child or parts of a child. Development is progressive acquisition of various skills such as head support, speaking, learning, expressing the feelings etc
Milestones are behaviors or physical skills seen in infants and children as they grow and develop.
A growth chart is used by pediatricians and other health care providers to follow a child's growth over time
Language development is the process by which children come to understand and communicate language during early childhood
Development of the human brain occurs rapidly in the first few years of life and continues at a slower pace into adolescence
A motor skill is simply an action that involves your baby using his muscles
Developmental disorders comprise a group of psychiatric conditions originating in childhood that involve serious impairment in different areas
Physical growth refers to an increase in body size (length or height and weight) and in the size of organs
It involves learning to interact with other people and to understand and control your own emotions
Move at a regular pace by lifting and setting down each foot in turn, never having both feet off the ground at once.
The process of moving forward on the hands and knees or by dragging the body close to the ground.
The process of meeting all the needs that a baby may require during the growing up years
Babies do not have regular sleep cycles until about 6 months of age. While newborns sleep about 16 to 17 hours per day, they may only sleep 1 or 2 hours at a time
Newborn care and safety are the activities and precautions recommended for new parents or caregivers
Washing the body with a liquid, usually water or an aqueous solution, or the immersion of the body in water.
Infant massage is the process of rubbing an infant's muscles and stroking the infant in a manner specifically designed for them
A piece of absorbent material wrapped around a baby's bottom and between the legs to absorb and retain urine and faeces.
Burping helps to get rid of some of the air that babies tend to swallow during feeding
If you swaddle a baby, you wrap cloth around it in order to keep it warm or to prevent it from moving.
Colic is an attack of crying and what appears to be abdominal pain in young infancy.
Cradle cap is a greasy, yellowish, scaly rash that commonly affects infants in the first few weeks of life
The umbilical cord connects a baby in the womb to its mother. It runs from an opening in your baby's stomach to the placenta in the womb.
Taking care of the safety and wellbeing of yourself and your baby
The process of training a child to control bladder and bowel movements and to use the toilet
Making certain harmful things inaccessible to children and creating a safe environment for them.
Fulfilling the nutritional requirements of a baby at different stages either through breast milk, formula or solids is known as feeding.
The process of offering food to the baby at scheduled interval
The period when you introduce solid foods to your baby.
Breastfeeding is feeding a child human breast milk. Lactation is the secretion of milk from the mammary glands.
The action of feeding a baby with milk from a feeding bottle
Food served in such a form and style that it can conveniently be eaten with the fingers.
Teething is the emergence of the primary (baby) teeth through a baby or child's gums
Teeth grinding is involuntary clenching or grinding of the teeth, usually during sleep.
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